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Wildfowl’s Guide to Public Land Duck Hunting Etiquette

by Kyle Wintersteen 0

Duck hunting public land certainly comes with its share of pitfalls and pleasures. A lot of that has to do… more »

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Fish & Wildlife Service Announces Federal Duck Stamp Winner

by Wildfowl Online Staff 0

The U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service announced the winner of its 2012 Federal Duck Stamp Contest. San Francisco artist Robert… more »

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Return of the King: Canvasback Population Rebounding

by Brad Fitzpatrick 4

As dawn broke gray and cold over the Wye River East in Maryland, Jayson Wilt and his 11-year-old son, Dylan, sat in… more »

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Skunk Wranglers: Delta Trappers Target Skunks Eating Duck Eggs

by David Hart 1

Every job has its drawbacks, but as a contract trapper for Delta Waterfowl, Brian Poncelet often deals with something few… more »

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‘Dead Hens Don’t Lay Eggs': Should Hunters Shoot Female Ducks?

by David Hart 6

In 1989, Delta Waterfowl adopted a program that encouraged hunters to shoot fewer hens, called “Voluntary Restraint.” It came on… more »

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Habitat Decline Spurs Waterfowl Protection Programs

by David Hart 1

Last season may have been one to remember, not only because a record number of ducks flew south, but because… more »

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Bucks for Ducks: Increasing the Federal Stamp Price

by David Hart 0

It’s been the talk of the waterfowl community for the past 10 years, but this time, it just may happen… more »

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Hot Topic: Climate Change and Duck Season

by David Hart 12

Anyone who was slapping mosquitoes in Stuttgart in late December, wondering what happened to duck season, was hardly alone. Blame… more »

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Early Snow Goose Shoot-Up: How to Decoy Snow Geese

by Skip Knowles 1

Hard to believe a week has passed since we did our part to save the arctic tundra, one load of… more »

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Locked Out: Restrictive Duck Blind Laws Keep Waterfowlers From Hunting Public Water

by David Hart 9

When Mark Crain found a spot on the tidal Potomac River that didn’t appear to have a duck blind within… more »

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